[Buildroot] glibc and locale

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Mon Feb 9 07:09:31 UTC 2015

Dear Steve Kenton,

On Sun, 08 Feb 2015 17:44:56 -0600, Steve Kenton wrote:
> I have a script that wants the locale program. I notice that is is already built
> as part of the glibc build process, but it is not installed. Would there be
> any objections to something along these lines to go ahead and install locale?
> I'm not sure if this is the best way since glibc build uses autotools.

This looks ok, but I am wondering how that would be done with the
uClibc and musl C libraries. Remember that we support three different C
libraries, so when we're doing a change to one of them, we always need
to check what needs to be done for the two other ones.

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni
Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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